A 'Schneider Trophy Seaplane' mascot, British

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    47
  • Location

Description

A 'Schneider Trophy Seaplane' mascot, British, with banking action on threaded stem mount allowing the aircraft to turn and tilt as the car is driven, nickel-plated bronze, depicting the 1929 Schneider Trophy winning Supermarine S6b racing seaplane, with rotating propeller, engraved 'Rolls-Royce Limited' under the right float, 15cm wingspan, 13cm long, mounted on a turned wooden display base, offered together with an original 1929 Official Souvenir Programme for the event and a copy of the 2015 publication Derek N.James: Schneider Trophy Aircraft 1913-1931.
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